WORLD 2 injured in stabbing incident at Amsterdam's Central Station

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2 injured in stabbing incident at Amsterdam's Central Station

Xinhua

19:49, August 31, 2018

THE HAGUE, Aug. 31 (Xinhua) -- Two people were injured in a stabbing incident at Amsterdam's Central Station on Friday, according to Dutch television NOS.

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The police has shot a suspect. The two victims and the injured suspect have been taken to the hospital. No detail is known about the motive behind the incident yet.

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Train traffic to and from Amsterdam Central, which was halted for a short time, is slowly getting underway again.

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Nuisance for train traffic is expected to remain limited. Tracks 4 and 5 have been closed by order of the police. Trains that would use these tracks are diverted to other tracks. There is a lot of police on and around the station.

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